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How to Safely Clear Your Home of an Intruder | The Art of Manliness

It’s 2 AM, and you’re lying asleep in bed. Your wife is snuggled next to you, and your young children are slumbering soundly in their respective …

Self Defense

So You're Smart, but You're Not Rich? This Eye-Opening New Scientific Study Tells You Why

Could there be a reason? Yes, it seems there could.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Don't you look at rich people and find too many of them, well, dull?<p>Don't you listen to rich people and think: "What have they got that I …

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Former CIA Officer Shares Personal Tips to Keep You Safe While Traveling for the Holidays

<i>Joshua Lott/Getty Images</i><p>Millions of Americans are traveling this holiday season. But as airports are full and the roads packed, one thing many people …

Travel

10 Excel Tips You Need to Keep Your Job

In today's dynamic corporate environment, the best way to stay employed is to show the boss that you're indispensable. If you're a knowledge worker …

A Real-Life Rambo of World War II

Wars always produce heroes, and World War II was no exception. WWII heroes vary from the well-known (Audie Murphy) to the lesser known (Oskar …

World History

The Science Behind Why Things Really Get Popular | Heleo

“Originality needs familiarity, and even genius needs distribution.”<p><b>Daniel Pink</b> is one of the world’s leading business thinkers and the bestselling …

​How To Sharpen Any Knife

A sharp knife isn't just sharper, it's a safer, more efficient, more precise tool. And, like most people, your knives are probably dull. Here's how …

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A Home Maintenance Checklist: An Incredibly Handy Tool to Keep Your House in Tip-Top Shape | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: One of our commenters, Brandon Beeson, was kind enough to put this into a Google Doc as a checklist. Click here to access that document</i>. <i>Feel</i> …

Top 25 Survival Skills to Know & Why

David March 25, 2016 Basics, Wilderness Survival<p>I’m a firm believer in the following saying: “<i>It’s better to know something and not need to use it</i> …

30 Insanely Useful Camping Products You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

Everything you need to make the great outdoors even greater.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

7 Versatile ‘Survival Trees’ Every Homesteader Should Plant

Apple tree. Image source: Pixabay.com<p>Trees on a fundamental level provide shade from the sun and when mature, firewood. But certain trees also can …

Off-grid

23 Everyday Carry Survival Items You Should Always Have

Everyday carry, otherwise known as EDC, is not the carrying of a full survival kit on your person at all times, contrary to what many people may …

Krav Maga Technique of the Month: Overhand Direct One-Handed Strike Defense | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: We had such a great response to our</i> Primer on Krav Maga <i>article back in July, we thought many of you would be interested in learning</i> …

Woodworking Hand Tools Starter Kit – Historical Perspective

<i>It’s Independence Day this week. Why not do something that makes you a little more independent in your tool-buying decisions?</i><p><i>In this guest</i> …

By Pastor Jim Mindling

As a pastor for over 20 years, I’ve met a ton of great people who for multiple reasons have stalled in their faith. They’ve simply stopped growing …

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10 DIY Headboard Ideas

Nothing quickens the DIY spirit like a headboard. The web is full of creative ideas for what to do with the end of your bed; here, we round up some …

DIY Wedding: Engagement Ring Box Made Out Of A Tree Branch (PHOTOS)

No matter how beautiful your engagement ring is, the ring's box typically isn't quite as special. One man decided to get crafty and make a more meaningful ring box -- out of a tree branch from his own backyard.<p>Daniel Christal posted photos on Reddit Friday of the special ring box he used to propose …